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Special 180 Chinese Opera Postage Stamps - The Ku Cheng Reunion (1982)

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Stamp SN D180
Stamp Name Special 180 Chinese Opera Postage Stamps - The Ku Cheng Reunion (1982)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Tales, Theater
Issue date 1982-02-15
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 51x36
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer
Photographer Shen Hsin-nan
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 5×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,
watermarked stamp paper
with gum
Back
Perforation 13 1/2
   Opera-Chinese style-is a unique feature of China's cultural heritage. To highlight Chinese opera and acquaint the public with its unusual and remarkable aspects, a set of four stamps,〝 Chinese Opera-The Ku Cheng Reunion〞was released.

  The stamp design features four characters from the impressive and well-known opera,〝The Ku Cheng Reunion〞.These characters, Liu Pei, Kuan Yu, Chang Fei, and a groom are portrayed by the famous actors Hu Shao-an, Li Tung Chun, Wang Fu-sheng, and Wang Kuan-chiang.